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Tom Holland Cast As Spider-Man

June 23, 2015

Unless you’ve basically been living under a rock or haven’t had a chance to log on to any social media site this shouldn’t be news as earlier today it was announced that Tom Holland was announced as Peter Parker aka Spider-Man.  I have never heard of the actor, but apparently he’s a English actor.  I do… Read More ›

James Wan to Direct ‘Aquaman’ for Warner Bros.

Article originates from John M. ________________________________________________ JUNE 3, 2015 | 01:48PM PT Justin Kroll Film Reporter James Wan is set to direct “Aquaman” for Warner Bros. The superhero film stars Jason Momoa, with Charles Roven, Deborah Snyder and Zack Snyder producing. Wan will also be supervising the script, to be written by Kurt Johnstad…. Read More ›

Fox Rebooting ‘League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’ with New Movie

Article originates from John M. ______________________________________________ MAY 26, 2015 | 06:34PM PT Dave McNary Film Reporter 20th Century Fox is rebooting its 2003 historical fantasy film “The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen” with John Davis on board to produce through his Davis Entertainment banner. Ira Napoliello and Matt Reilly are overseeing the remake, based on… Read More ›

John’s Review of Avengers: Age of Ultron

Review written and owned by John McGinn Story: 4/5 Acting: 5/5 Directing: 3.5/5 Visuals: 5/5 Overall: 4.5/5 Stars Hawkeye finally gets his solo film in Avengers: Age of Ultron where along with Bruce and Natasha the character steals the film as we learn about the Hawkeye private life, what motivates Clint Barton, and how the… Read More ›

X-Men: Apocalypse And Wolverine 3 Rumored To Be End Of Bryan Singer X-Men Universe

Article originates from John M. __________________________________________ By Jamie Lovett 04/28/2015 A new rumor started by El Mayimbe suggests that X-Men: Apocalypse may get its name from more than it’s villain, but because it’s one of two films that will end the X-Men Cinematic Universe as we know it. According to Mayimbe, X-Men: Apocalypse and the… Read More ›

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D Spinoff To Star Adrianne Palicki & Nick Blood

While I am always happy for for of the gorgeous Adrianne Palicki and her kickass Bobbi Morse, and look forward for a spinoff show starring the actress and character this news announcement is certainly spoily when it comes to the up coming events of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.  I wish ABC and Marvel/Disney would have waited… Read More ›

Wonder Woman Lands Former Thor 2 Director Patty Jenkins

The article below originates from the John M. __________________________________________ APRIL 15, 2015 4:10pm PT by Borys Kit AP Images/Invision; Courtesy of DC Comics Patty Jenkins, who at one point was to direct ‘Thor 2’ for rival Marvel Studios, has closed a deal to helm Warner Bros.’ female superhero movie. Patty Jenkins, who at one… Read More ›

Cobie Smulders To Return To Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. In Season 2

I love Cobie Smulders.  I loved Smulders on How I Met Your Mother despite the terrible series finale, and have loved Smulders in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe as Maria Hill.  Now Smulders is going to reappear on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. just in time for the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron.  While I am happy… Read More ›

Olivia Munn Cast as Psylocke In X-Men: Apocalypse

Olivia Munn as Psylocke is great news, and I can’t wait to see Munn in X-Men: Apocalypse.  The article below originates from John M. _____________________________________________________ By Russ Burlingame 04/13/2015 “Geek goddess” and The Newsroom actress Olivia Munn has been cast as Betsy “Psylocke” Braddock in the forthcoming X-Men: Apocalypse, director Bryan Singer announced today via Twitter. Munn has previously… Read More ›

‘Wonder Woman’ Movie Loses Director Michelle MacLaren

Article below originates from the John M. ____________________________________________ APRIL 13, 2015 4:31pm PT by Borys Kit Creative differences are being cited as the reason for MacLaren’s departure. Michelle MacLaren has dropped out of directing Wonder Woman due to what the parties involved are calling creative differences. “Given creative differences, Warner Bros. and Michelle MacLaren… Read More ›